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Quarter-Quarter Sections? What’s a Back Forty?

Posted on July 29, 2017

Living History Farms is pleased to host House & Home, a traveling exhibit organized by NEH on the Road, through August 11, 2015. The exhibit encourages visitors to explore how our ideal of the perfect house…

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Grain Harvest and Threshing Time

Posted on July 29, 2017

Summer is slipping away and it is time to start harvesting small grains on the farm! Today when we think of important crops in Iowa, we think of corn and soybeans.We forget how important grains,…

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Embroidered Tidies – keeping the 19th century home clean and pretty!

Posted on February 28, 2017

All winter, the 1875 Tangen House has been open to dinner guests. In March, the Flynn Mansion will also be hosting guests for a special 19th century meal. These homes showcase Victorian furnishings, artifacts and…

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What’s for lunch? Squash!

Posted on January 20, 2017

Have you ever been to a pumpkin patch? Do you visit one in October to grab a jack-o-lantern pumpkin? Maybe someone in your family has a great recipe for homemade pumpkin pie…

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